Facebook like page thumb

Articles filed under Woodland District 50

Show 21-40 of 292 « previous next »
  • Three Woodland school board seats up for election next year Sep 15, 2014 5:55 PM
    Three seats on the seven-member Woodland Elementary District 50 board of education will be filled in the April 7 election. Candidates elected to the seats in the Gurnee-based district will serve four-year terms expiring in April 2019.

  • ‘Fill the Drums’ event: Sep 4, 2014 5:33 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50’s Middle School Marching Wildcats band will join forces with the Warren Township High School Marching Blue Devils and the Viking Middle School band to perform their marching routine in exhibition style at 7 p.m., Sept. 9.

  • Woodland to offer all-day kindergarten Aug 27, 2014 8:14 PM
    Gurnee-based Woodland Elementary District 50 will offer full-day kindergarten in the 2015-16 academic season, with officials citing support from the program in community survey. About 76 percent of kindergarten students statewide now are in class all day, according to the Illinois State Board of Education.

  • District 50 to host proof of residency event Aug. 12-13 Aug 6, 2014 12:58 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50 hosts its eighth annual proof of residency event from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 12 and 13 at the Woodland Middle School gymnasium, 7000 Washington St., Gurnee.

  • Teachers doubling as administrators for more personalized service at Grayslake charter school Aug 2, 2014 7:32 AM
    In what officials say is an effort to provide more personalized service, a Grayslake charter school will break from tradition and have two teachers double as top building administrators for the 2014-15 academic season. Teacher Tony Zamiar will be dean in the morning at Prairie Crossing Charter School’s Carson building. Instructor Kelly Smith will be the dean, or administrator on duty, in the afternoon at the Comstock building.

  • Warren Township High School to parents: Don’t fight construction traffic to bring students to school Jul 31, 2014 10:48 AM
    Parents are being advised to skip driving their children to Warren Township High School’s freshmen-sophomore campus because of traffic jams expected from nearby road work in Gurnee. Officials say they expect it’ll be difficult getting to the O’Plaine Road campus because of the building’s proximity to reconstruction of the Grand Avenue bridge over the Des Plaines River.

  • Alan Mann Tribute recipients: Jul 30, 2014 5:28 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50 has announced the recipients of this year’s Alan Mann Tribute to Excellence in Education Award: Lydia Campbell (fourth grade, Intermediate); Katie Howell (first grade, Elementary East); and Carrie LaPorte (sixth grade, Middle School).

  • Gurnee village government, 3 school districts join forces on newsletter Jul 29, 2014 4:14 PM
    Gurnee village government and three school districts are launching a joint newsletter in what officials say is an effort to improve communication with taxpayers. About 30,000 copies of Keeping Posted+ will land in mailboxes by week’s end with updates from the village, Gurnee Elementary District 56, Warren Township High School District 121 and Woodland Elementary District 50. The three school districts serve Gurnee.

  • District 50 digital tool: Jul 28, 2014 6:56 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50 has introduced a digital tool, known as a dashboard, to monitor and communicate district goals to the public.

  • Back to school at District 50 Jul 25, 2014 6:10 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50 officials have announced when school resumes.

  • Woodland using Facebook as a tool Jun 30, 2014 4:57 PM
    Gurnee-based Woodland Elementary District 50 plans to use Facebook as part of its social media effort.

  • Woodland charity golf outing Jun 29, 2014 4:11 PM
    The Woodland Educational Foundation is sponsoring its 8th annual golf outing on July 17, at the Geneva National Golf Club in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.

  • District 50, Prairie Crossing Charter School clash over lawsuit hearing Jun 26, 2014 6:11 PM
    Differing perceptions about a recent court hearing have emerged related to a Woodland Elementary District 50 lawsuit challenging a state agency’s decision allowing Grayslake’s Prairie Crossing Charter School to operate another five years.

  • District 50 wins award: Jun 23, 2014 4:15 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50 received the ZCenter Community Impact Award at the Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center’s annual community luncheon June 13.

  • District 50 national recognition: Jun 16, 2014 4:53 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50 has been lauded for a school safety video produced with Gurnee police.

  • Last chance for Woodland online survey: Jun 5, 2014 5:37 PM
    Friday is the final chance for residents in Gurnee-based Woodland Elementary District 50 to participate in an online survey regarding all-day kindergarten.

  • Woodland Middle School takes road trip for field days activities May 28, 2014 3:29 PM
    Two hundred Woodland Middle School students converged on the Libertyville Sports Complex Wednesday for a field day event. The students played soccer, basketball, field hockey and scaled the climbing wall.

  • Editorial: Charter school must serve students of all backgrounds May 27, 2014 1:01 AM
    A publicly funded Grayslake charter school, whose enrollment doesn't come close to reflecting the area's ethnic or economic diversity, must demonstrate a commitment to serve all students of all backgrounds, a Daily Herald editorial says.

  • Reading comes alive at Woodland Elementary East’s Readers Theater May 27, 2014 4:51 PM
    Reading came alive for teacher Krystyna Jakielski and her Woodland Elementary East second grade students Tuesday. Jakielski’s 21 students presented a Readers Theater and performed three short plays for parents and siblings.

  • Dist. 50: Legal tab worth fight against charter school May 21, 2014 4:13 PM
    Woodland Elementary District 50's board president says potential financial gain will outweigh legal bills from a lawsuit challenging a state agency's decision allowing Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake to stay open another five years.

Show 21-40 of 292 « previous next »
Latest Video


Most Commented
Top Jobs

    View all Top Jobs Place a job ad



    • Daily Herald eEdition Worship North suburbs - Worship North suburbs
    • Worship West suburbs - Worship West suburbs Zillow /real estate page
    • Dh innovation award 2 - Dh innovation award 2 Report card checker - report card checker
    • On Guard series Newspaper archives -- Monday or anyday
    • National Newspaper Week - National Newspaper Week



    Connect with a business or service in your area fast. First select a town, then enter a search term or choose one of the listed popular searches:

    Don't see your town listed? Visit our full directory to begin your search.